Council Bluffs Ward Division Makes Local News
COUNCIL BLUFFS, IOWA -- The two wards in Council Bluffs, Iowa have been
split, creating a third ward in the city, reports the Council Bluffs
Nonpareil. "Our pioneer heritage is what has sustained the growth of the
church in Council Bluffs," said Maury W. Schooff, president of the Council
Bluffs Stake. "The original Council Bluffs Ward began in the late 1950s.
Then in 1992 we divided that ward in two. Today we have three." President
Schooff indicated that a site for a new 24,000-square-foot chapel has been
purchased, construction dates have not been set. In the meantime, the new
Greenview Ward will meet at the Iowa School for the Deaf.
Greenview Ward result of growing Mormon faithfuls
Council Bluffs IA Nonpareil 27Jul01 US NE Omah D1
By Greg Jerrett: Staff Writer